San Francisco

EA Sports Active now has TWO real-world stores

EA Sports Active stores are spreading, it seems. The San Francisco brick and mortar outlet we reported on yesterday isn’t alone: Boston’s also lucky enough to be able to go and look at very blonde, very fatless people get very excited about crouching in front of a TV screen. Visitors get a “personalized” demo to […]

San Francisco headlines

  • EA Sports Active retail store opens in SF, contains scooter

    EA Sports Active is properly go, if this image on NeoGAF’s to be believed. EA’s opened a retail store complete dedicated to the hit fitness franchise, which, inexplicably, features a black scooter on its floor. Why? Who knows. EA probably isn’t arguing. Thanks, GoNintendo.

  • Shots from the Wrath of the Lich King San Fran and NYC launches posted

    Wrath of the Lich King’s upon us, and while we spent our evening with Blizzard in London last night, things happened in the rest of the world as well, apparently. Joystiq and Kotaku have posted up reports and photos from the San Francisco event, while MTV covered the New York shindig. As you’d expect, the […]

  • Ted Price attending US Resistance 2 launch event in San Francisco

    The US PS Blog brings word that Insomniac boss Ted Price himself will be in attendance at the midnight opening of the Metreon in San Francisco for the launch of Resistance 2 next week, as will members of the firm’s community team. There’ll be swag, signing at photos. It does not get better than that. […]

  • Star Wars: The Old Republic - The entire reveal presentation in video

    LucasArts passed over a video edit of the entire reveal presentation of BioWare MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic today, held in San Francisco last week. Watch it after the break. The movie is nearly 20 minutes long, and contains large sections of talk from BioWare co-founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk, as well as […]

  • Capcom wants SF gamers to test another game

    As posted on the Capcom blog, the company’s looking for gamers in San Francisco to test another secret game. You owe it to yourself to be one of those gamers. To apply you must be: 18 years old (or older), with valid ID Interested in action, puzzle and strategy games. In the SF Bay Area […]

  • Microsoft to show Mafia II, Borderlands on PC in SF today

    Microsoft is to show off some new Games for Windows titles later today in San Francisco, apparently including Take-Two duo Mafia II and Borderlands. The software giant has also said that it will be expanding its partnership with AMD and NVidia for both processors and graphics card support. The titles currently on show are: Battlestations: […]

  • Photos from the MGS4 San Francisco midnight opening

    It’s a Snake photo overtron. Kotaku’s posted some photos from the MGS4 launch in San Francisco. These are your classic “men in a line” variety, but there is a picture of a man in a white coat with a knife, which kind of saves the say.

  • GDC: Dates announced for GDC 2009

    GDC 2009 will take place on March 23-27 next year, according to this. The Moscone Center, yet again, will be the setting for the show.